By Me Recently: E-Commerce Logistics in India, Outsourcing, Cyber-Security and More

In Friday’s Wall Street Journal and online here is a story I’m especially proud of. My colleagues and I followed — literally — a sari across India, illustrating the logistical challenge e-commerce startups in the country face. The story begins: MADURAI, India—The future of India’s booming e-commerce market is in the hands of small-time customers […]

By Me Yesterday: Google Access Disrupted in Malaysia

The story begins: Access to Google Inc.’s Malaysia website was disrupted Tuesday, the company said, with some users redirected to a website saying “Google Malaysia Hacked.” “We’re aware that some users are having trouble connecting to google.com.my, or are being directed to a different website,” a Google spokesman said. “We’ve reached out to the organization […]

By Me Yesterday: FireEye Report Says China Likely Beghind Decadelong Cyberespionage Campaign

The story begins: SINGAPORE—State-sponsored hackers in China are likely behind a sophisticated, decadelong cyberespionage campaign targeting governments, companies and journalists in Southeast Asia, India and other countries, a U.S. cybersecurity company said in a report released Monday. FireEye Inc. says the attacks have been designed to glean intelligence, likely from classified government networks and other […]

By Me Yesterday: Cyberdefense Spending is On the Rise in Asia

The story begins: Spending to defend against cyberattacks is picking up speed in Asia, and the growth rate could outpace the global average this year. The latest development underscoring the trend: the US$810 million acquisition of U.S.-based cybersecurity provider Trustwave Holdings Inc. by Singapore Telecommunications Ltd., Southeast Asia’s biggest telecom company by revenue. The deal, […]

By Me Earlier This Week: Interview with FireEye CEO David DeWalt

The story begins: Network security company FireEye Inc. is seeing strong demand for its services amid a series of high-profile cyberattacks, and would like to grow more quickly, but is inhibited by a need to satisfy investors, the company’s chief executive said. “Once you’re public, Wall Street wants to see earnings,” David DeWalt told The […]

By Me Yesterday: Google Access Disrupted in Vietnam

The story begins: Access to Google Inc. ’s Vietnam website was disrupted briefly Monday, the company said, with some users redirected to a website appearing to sell a service used for cyberattacks. “For a short period today, some people had trouble connecting to google.com.vn, or were being directed to a different website,” a Google spokesman […]